Information Technology Staff Assistant

Putnam-Northern Westchester

Yorktown Heights,NY


DUTIES:Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES is anticipating a need for a Full-Time Information Technology Staff Assistant. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:* Performs support tasks for the Director of IT including managing calendar/meetings, assisting in writing confidential memos and staff performance evaluations* Manages small-scale technology projects and maintains up-to-date lists of technology projects by receiving, logging, and reviewing project requests* Compiles monthly IT board reports, analytics/metrics reports, meeting agendas, etc.* Manages IT inventory, service contracts, plans for replacements, and oversees the acquisition/purchase process* Schedules and attends technology-related meetings, compiling meeting notes, and following-up on action items as necessary* Processes staff IT onboarding and offboarding requests, ensuring that related tasks are completed accurately by appropriate team members* Routes technical requests to appropriate staff on behalf of the Director; reports to the Director on the status of technical requests and projects* Provides basic helpdesk support (as needed) to users utilizing knowledge of computer hardware, software applications, networks, web technologies, etc* Makes website updates and/or coordinates with application developers to complete these updates after gathering technical requirements* Assists with the testing of in-house developed software applications (including OLAS Recruiting and Applicant Tracking)* Generates/reviews/analyzes department budget reports, and provides input in the budget development process* Performs other related duties as requiredQUALIFICATIONS:Technologically savvy with strong skills in the MS Office suite, exceptional organizational skills, proven customer service skills, strong written/verbal communication skills, and an eagerness to learn new techniques and technologies.Candidate must possess technical ability, initiative, resourcefulness, good judgment, and the ability to think logically. Have sufficient knowledge of components and operations of computers sufficient to assist users in a limited help desk capacity.ITIL and project management knowledge/certification is highly desired.Must qualify through Civil Service: DESIRED:* Highly organized, efficient and attentive to detail* Independent thinker with a collaborative team approach* Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks at one time, with accuracy* Passionate about technology* A positive, can-do attitude and unwavering commitment to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership* Ability to maintain a high level of confidentialityTo Begin: November 13, 2020For additional information please contact:To apply, please submit your application at: www.olasjobs.orgApplication Deadline: September 29, 2019

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